Aiken Co. Coroner identifies body found on side of the road

Aiken Co. Coroner identifies body found on side of the road
(Source: WWNY)

AIKEN COUNTY, S.C. (WIS) - The Aiken County Coroner’s Office has identified a body that was found on the side of the road.

A passer-by found the body of 68-year-old Tommy L. Hoover on Katie Lane shortly before 5:30 p.m.

Officials say he was covered with a tarp.

The cause of death has not yet been determined, however, officials believe Hoover may have been at this location for a few days.

An autopsy for Hoover has been scheduled for tomorrow in Newberry.

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